NY IEEE SMC - Immersive Technology - Dr. George Chang
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New York Chapter of IEEE Systems, Man, Cybernetics (SMC) Society presentation - Immersive Technology
LOCATION: Long Island University, Brooklyn Campus, New York
DATE: May 8 2015
SPEAKER: Dr. George Chang, Dean, the College of Natural, Applied and Health Sciences., Kean University, New Jersey
Immersive technology is the bridge between the physical world and digital or simulated world. Many hardware/software
technologies are developed to stimulate one or more of the five senses in order to achieve fully immersive environment. Most notably, the advances in 3D display and haptic devices enable developers to create and deploy meaningful and useable applications in training and entertainment industry. Past, present and future technologies are discussed.
SPEAKER BIO: Dr. George Chang is the Dean of the College of Natural, Applied and Health Sciences at Kean University. Dr. Chang earned his B.S. in Computer Science and Applied Mathematics and Statistics from SUNY Stony Brook, and his M.S. and Ph.D. in Computer Science from the New Jersey Institute of Technology. Dr. Chang has been actively engaged in external grant writing. He was a co-principal investigator on three National Science Foundation (NSF) grant-funded projects. His research interests include: bioinformatics systems, data mining, information retrieval, high-performance computing, and virtual and augmented realities. He is a Redhat Certified Engineer and a member of The Honor Society of Phi Kappa Phi. Dr. Chang, former Chair of the Department of Computer Science, became Dean of the College of Natural, Applied and Health Sciences, Kean University in 2011.
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